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Author Moses, Sam, 1947-

Title At all costs : how a crippled ship and two American merchant marines reversed the tide of World War II / by Sam Moses.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Random House, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Non-Fiction  940.5459 Mos    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiii, 335 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [315]-322) and index.
Indexed In: Bklst 11/15/2006
Kirkus 08/15/2006
Summary Describes how two American Merchant Marines manned the guns of their crippled tanker to fight off Axis dive-bombers for two days as the sinking tanker was towed by destroyers to the island of Malta to prevent Rommel's North Africa advance.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Mediterranean Sea.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations.
Merchant marine -- United States -- History.
Larsen, Frederick August, 1915-
Dales, Francis.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Norway.
ISBN 9781400063185

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